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Latitude: 51.5506 / 51°33'2"N
Longitude: -0.0928 / 0°5'34"W
OS Eastings: 532331
OS Northings: 185252
OS Grid: TQ323852
Mapcode National: GBR GJ.Z52
Mapcode Global: VHGQT.B9S3
Entry Name: 41 and 43, Highbury New Park
Listing Date: 30 September 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1195621
English Heritage Legacy ID: 368972
Location: Islington, London, N5
Electoral Ward/Division: Mildmay
Built-Up Area: Islington
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Augustine Highbury
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ3285SW HIGHBURY NEW PARK
635-1/39/462 (North West side)
Nos.41 AND 43
Semi-detached houses. Probably 1856-61. Developed by Henry
Rydon and probably designed by Charles Hambridge. Yellow brick
set in Flemish bond with dressings of red brick and stucco,
roof of slate. Four storeys over basement, two windows each.
Basement and ground floor stuccoed, the basement decorated
with banded rustication; these floors project, forming a
continuous front across both houses; steps up to flat-arched
entrance with cornice and overlight; flat-arched windows
flanked by panelled pilasters supporting entablature with
guilloche frieze, cornice, and blocking course with antefixae.
First-floor windows round-arched with recessed, hollow-moulded
stucco architraves and pointed-arched heads of alternating red
and yellow brick; red brick storey and impost bands; red brick
sill band to second floor resting on one course of bricks set
at an angle; flat-arched windows to second floor set in a
recessed surround of red brick with head of gauged red brick;
eaves cornice of bricks set at an angle; boxed eaves. The side
returns of each house have a two-storey stuccoed bay to
basement and ground floor detailed as for front elevation.
Hipped roofs with side dormers, stacks to party wall and end
stacks. The design of these houses matches of of nos 53-5 and
141-3 Highbury New Park (q.v.).
(London Journal: T.F.M.Hinchcliffe: 'Highbury New Park. A
nineteenth-century middle-class suburb': London: 1981-:
Listing NGR: TQ3232785250
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